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Occupational Classification System Manual

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MOG H—Handlers, Equipment Cleaners, Helpers, And Laborers
Helpers, Handlers, And Laborers
H876 STEVEDORES
Exclude Longshore Equipment Operators (G845).
Carry or move cargo by hand and stack on pallets or cargo boards, in transit sheds, or ship's hold, as directed. Drive tractor to transfer loaded trailers. May position and fasten hose to cargo tanks when loading or unloading liquid cargo. May lash and shore cargo, attach slings, hooks, and other devices used to lift cargo, and guide loads being lifted to prevent shifting.

Last modified: October 16, 2001